Whole Grain Turkey Enchiladas

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 290.2
  • Total Fat: 7.1 g
  • Cholesterol: 32.2 mg
  • Sodium: 1,035.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 37.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 12.5 g
  • Protein: 26.2 g

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A healthy twist on an old Mexican favorite! A healthy twist on an old Mexican favorite!
Number of Servings: 8


    1 package of 99% lean ground turkey
    2 cups of brown rice
    1 can of back beans (rinsed)
    1 can of petite cut tomatoes
    1 cup of shredded Mexican style cheese
    1 packet of taco seasoning mix
    1-1/2 cups of enchilada sauce
    3 tbsp light sour cream
    1 cup of water


Brown ground turkey in large skillet, add taco seasoning and cook as directed.
Add rinsed black beans, tomatoes, brown rice and 1 cup of the enchilada sauce. Combine and heat.
If mixture becomes too think, add water as needed to thin it out a bit.
Next add the sour cream and stir until combined.
Add cheese and heat until cheese is melted and combined.
Put 3 tbsp of the meat mixture into the center of a whole wheat tortilla, wrap and place in a 9x12 baking dish. Repeat with remaining mixture and tortillas.
Spread remaining enchilada sauce and cheese over the top and bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes.

Number of Servings: 8

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MSC2006.

Member Ratings For This Recipe

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    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
    For those questioning the nutritional values, if you use the 'Ingredients Detail' link at the bottom on the nutrion panel, it will show exactly what was included in the calculations. Just a tip on that. - 6/25/09

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    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    There's no size and no. on the tortillas, so was that calculated into the nutritional info at all? I would also like to know what size is a serving and maybe even what size cans of beans and tomatoes were supposed to be used. I may need to input my own ingredients to find out N.I. for myself. - 12/9/07

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    Delicious! My family loves this recipe. A good indulgence feel with half the guilt! 5 Stars. - 3/8/11

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    i used refried black beans! good recipe! - 6/19/10

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    I have mine in the oven right now and I too, am confused about the number servings, tortilla size and cheese. I used 1/2C fat free cheddar in the mixture and 1/2C on the top. I have 1/2 frying pan left to freeze. I keep tatsing what's left in the pan and it it delicious!! Forget the tortillas! - 2/7/09